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"Account Executive"

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Former Employee - Account Executive in Chicago, IL
Former Employee - Account Executive in Chicago, IL
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I worked at Groupon full-time (More than a year)

Pros

Fast paced.
Potential for making money.

Cons

Not a sustainable business model.

Advice to Management

Stop hiring BCG drop outs as management, utilize your internal employees more.

Other Employee Reviews for Groupon

  1. Helpful (2)

    "Lacking transparency & professionalism in sales"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Account Executive in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Account Executive in Chicago, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Groupon full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    - casual
    - best name & resources in the daily deal space
    - working hard to improve management from the top-down

    Cons

    - spotty, sometimes unqualified direct management
    - very little career development & training
    - month-to-month quota
    - lack of transparency in quota setting & account distribution

    Advice to Management

    Unfortunately, it seems stock needs to be going in the right direction before hard effort is put into improving the specified problems.


  2. "Laid back working environment and lots of challenging problems to tackle"

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    Current Employee - Member of Technical Staff in Palo Alto, CA
    Current Employee - Member of Technical Staff in Palo Alto, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Groupon full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Fast paced environment. Young and energetic staff. Flexible hours. Independence.

    Cons

    Senior management in different state.

    Advice to Management

    Better transparency and communication.

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